Remember Charles "Cully" Stimson, the Defense Department official who suggested that corporate clients should take their business away from law firms that represent Guantanamo detainees? (See earlier post.) Well, he has resigned. He said the controversy was getting in the way of his effectiveness. Defense Official Quits in Wake of Remarks About Guantanamo Prisoners' Lawyers, law.com (AP), Feb. 5, 2007.